• EveryCubEver

    By Rick Kaempfer
    In Today's Cub Birthday
    Aug 14th, 2019
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    ~Juan Pierre 1977– (Cubs 2006) He was named after Hall of Famer Juan Marichal, but this Juan also had a great career. Chicago fans knew him well before he played for them thanks to his impressive series against the Cubs in the 2003 NLCS. He hit .300, got ten hits, and scored five runs as [&hell...
    By Rick Kaempfer
    In This Weeks Historical Events
    Aug 14th, 2019
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    August 14, 1908 In the midst of the Cubs final championship season, a horrible race riot broke out in Springfield Illinois. Before the race riots were over, forty homes were burned to the ground, 24 businesses were destroyed, and seven people were dead: two black people (lynched by the angry mob) and...